Archive | December, 2017

How to treat a skin rash caused by antibiotic allergy

Antibiotic allergy is usually due to penicillin and sulfa groups. It is characterized by the development of hives, swelling and rashes on skin, and dangerous reactions called anaphylaxis. The immune system of the body mistaking the antibiotic for a foreign substance and causing inflammation on the skin and restricting airways, shock which result to unconsciousness […]